Sexual function of patients with schizophrenia receiving first-generation (FGA) or second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) treatment.

@article{Mahmoud2012SexualFO,
  title={Sexual function of patients with schizophrenia receiving first-generation (FGA) or second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) treatment.},
  author={Ahmed Wahid Mahmoud and K P Hayhurst and Richard Drake and Sh{\^o}n William Lewis},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={148-52}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of the study was to investigate sexual function in patients with schizophrenia receiving treatment with a first-generation antipsychotic (FGA) or a second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) drug. Sexual function is an important aspect of human experience, which can be affected by antipsychotic drug treatment. Sexual dysfunction in patients with schizophrenia may be less prevalent with SGA than with FGA drug treatment. METHODS A cross-sectional prevalence study assessed sexual… CONTINUE READING

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